Halliburton Co (HAL) Stock Price Declined While Associated Banc-Corp Has Trimmed by $547,124 Its Stake; Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company Continues to Hold Stake in Procter And Gamble Co (PG)

February 15, 2018 - By reb123z

Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company increased its stake in Procter And Gamble Co (PG) by 21.06% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company bought 8,880 shares as the company’s stock declined 5.32% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 51,052 shares of the package goods and cosmetics company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $4.65 million, up from 42,172 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company who had been investing in Procter And Gamble Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $206.42B market cap company. The stock increased 1.49% or $1.2 during the last trading session, reaching $81.88. About 4.51M shares traded. The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has risen 7.54% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.16% the S&P500.

Associated Banc-Corp decreased its stake in Halliburton Co (HAL) by 18.41% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Associated Banc-Corp sold 11,894 shares as the company’s stock declined 11.04% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 52,704 shares of the oilfield services and equipment company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.43M, down from 64,598 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Associated Banc-Corp who had been investing in Halliburton Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $40.84B market cap company. The stock decreased 2.49% or $1.19 during the last trading session, reaching $46.68. About 7.43 million shares traded. Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) has risen 19.03% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.33% the S&P500.

Among 41 analysts covering Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL), 37 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 90% are positive. Halliburton Company had 149 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Macquarie Research on Tuesday, October 20 with “Neutral”. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, January 9 by FBR Capital. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, December 14 by Piper Jaffray. The stock of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) earned “Buy” rating by Nomura on Thursday, October 20. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, January 23 by Cowen & Co. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of HAL in report on Monday, October 2 with “Buy” rating. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, April 6 report. The company was maintained on Friday, October 6 by Cowen & Co. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, May 17 by FBR Capital. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, February 16 by Argus Research.

Since September 5, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 selling transactions for $10.10 million activity. $1.71 million worth of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) shares were sold by Pope Lawrence J. On Wednesday, January 3 the insider Voyles Robb L. sold $297,650. 12,977 shares were sold by Brown James S, worth $713,475 on Monday, January 22. Shares for $251,835 were sold by McKeon Timothy on Monday, January 22. Shares for $151,459 were sold by Beaty Anne L.. Miller Jeffrey Allen sold 29,025 shares worth $1.60M.

Associated Banc-Corp, which manages about $1.81 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Chevron Corp New (NYSE:CVX) by 5,565 shares to 217,212 shares, valued at $25.52 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Exxon Mobil Corp (NYSE:XOM) by 4,708 shares in the quarter, for a total of 305,384 shares, and has risen its stake in Vanguard Tax Managed Intl Fd (VEA).

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.09, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 84 investors sold HAL shares while 297 reduced holdings. 71 funds opened positions while 254 raised stakes. 679.57 million shares or 0.21% less from 681.00 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Bancorporation Of Nova Scotia Communication has 0% invested in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) for 1,000 shares. Dodge And Cox holds 9,200 shares. Glg Prtn Limited Partnership holds 0.29% or 118,780 shares in its portfolio. Carroll Fincl Associates Incorporated stated it has 1,006 shares. Coastline Tru Co reported 0.14% in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). Indiana Tru & Inv Mgmt invested 0.17% in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). Eastern Bankshares holds 0.86% or 264,798 shares. Fayez Sarofim & has invested 0.01% in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). New York-based Capstone Investment Ltd Company has invested 0.11% in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). Amalgamated Commercial Bank owns 0.15% invested in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) for 102,820 shares. Fukoku Mutual Life owns 5,900 shares. Moody Bankshares Tru Division accumulated 13,142 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Park Oh owns 109,975 shares. Dana Invest Advisors Inc has 0.97% invested in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). Jefferies Group Limited Co stated it has 0.01% in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL).

Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 selling transactions for $3.16 million activity. $886,441 worth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) was sold by Fish Kathleen B. 2,512 shares were sold by Majoras Deborah P, worth $231,206. On Tuesday, August 15 Coombe Gary A sold $154,168 worth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) or 1,675 shares. Abdelfattah Mohamed Samir Abdelrazek sold $77,130 worth of stock. Biegger Mark F had sold 2,660 shares worth $244,828. $266,273 worth of stock was sold by Skoufalos Ioannis on Tuesday, August 15.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.82 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.12, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 51 investors sold PG shares while 765 reduced holdings. 110 funds opened positions while 558 raised stakes. 1.50 billion shares or 1.10% more from 1.48 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Cap Ltd Ca reported 11,600 shares. Cypress Asset Mngmt Tx stated it has 99,032 shares or 1.94% of all its holdings. Lpl Fincl Ltd Liability Company reported 861,913 shares or 0.28% of all its holdings. Metropolitan Life Insurance Company Ny, New York-based fund reported 1.21M shares. Hsbc Public Limited Company reported 4.22M shares. 29,279 were reported by Poplar Forest Ltd Liability Corp. Marco Investment Mngmt Limited Liability Corp holds 1.25% or 87,448 shares. 128,090 are owned by Shelter Mutual Insur. Echo Street Cap Management Limited Liability Corp invested in 0.01% or 4,191 shares. Moreover, Hanseatic Serv Incorporated has 0.05% invested in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) for 463 shares. Fin Advisory holds 0.2% of its portfolio in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) for 6,523 shares. Hills Fincl Bank Company stated it has 2.56% of its portfolio in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning Lc holds 10,026 shares. Daniel Devine invested 0.25% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Walleye Trading Lc stated it has 8,928 shares or 0% of all its holdings.

Among 24 analysts covering Proctor & Gamble (NYSE:PG), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Proctor & Gamble had 77 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Wednesday, August 19 by Pritchard Capital. CLSA upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Wednesday, October 26 report. The stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital on Monday, March 21. The stock has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, October 6. On Monday, October 26 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with “Neutral”. Suntrust Robinson upgraded The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) on Tuesday, September 8 to “Buy” rating. The stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, October 26 by B. Riley & Co. The firm has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Wednesday, January 24. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, January 4. B. Riley & Co maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $74 target in Wednesday, March 30 report.

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